953  
WGUS54 KTSA 042251  
FFWTSA  
OKC113-131-143-147-050145-  
/O.NEW.KTSA.FF.W.0053.171004T2251Z-171005T0145Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK  
551 PM CDT WED OCT 4 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN ROGERS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...  
EAST CENTRAL OSAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...  
SOUTHERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...  
NORTHEASTERN TULSA COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA...  
 
* UNTIL 845 PM CDT  
 
* AT 545 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WITH  
RAIN RATES OF AROUND 1 TO 1.5 INCHES PER HOUR ACROSS THE WARNED  
AREA. AT LEAST 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS  
PORTIONS OF WASHINGTON AND OSAGE COUNTIES WITH 1 TO 3 INCHES  
ACROSS NORTHERN TULSA AND ROGERS COUNTIES. FLASH FLOODING IS  
LIKELY ONGOING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
NORTHEASTERN TULSA... CLAREMORE...  
OWASSO... SKIATOOK...  
CATOOSA... COLLINSVILLE...  
VERDIGRIS... SPERRY...  
OOLOGAH... RAMONA...  
OCHELATA... AVANT...  
TALALA... VERA...  
TURLEY... WOLCO...  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 44 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 233 AND 235, AND  
BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 239 AND 245.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3666 9581 3660 9581 3660 9571 3625 9563  
3616 9577 3617 9598 3661 9617 3668 9600  
 

 
 
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